Selected as one of Bafta’s breakthrough brits in 2019, Stella has had great successes within film and TV. Her standalone Channel 4 drama Through the Gates was nominated for Best Single Drama at the Baftas and stars Bafta award winning Wunmi Mosaku and Ria Zmitrowicz. Stella has also recently directed the final three episodes of Trigonometry, House Production’s new Duncan Macmillan show for BBC Two which premiered at the Berlin Film Festival 2020. Previously, Stella was selected by Film London to write and direct her first short film Little Soldier which was shot by Robbie Ryan in 2016. Stella started as a director’s assistant for Sally Potter whom she considers her mentor.